Harold’s Cross plans for 197 new homes

Marlet Property Group have submitted a SHD planning application to An Bord Pleanála to construct 197 apartments in Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6W.

The development which is estimated at €43m will feature 3 structures of 1-, 2- and 3-bed apartments ranging in 4 to 6-storey blocks.

The Harold’s Cross scheme will also include a ground floor creche and open space greens.

Marlet had previously received planning permission on the site to construct 169 apartment units but have since revised plans to extend a further storey resulting in an additional 28 apartments.

An Bord Pleanála will is dues o make a decision on the revised application be early 2020.

CGI consultants, 3D Design Bureau liaised with BKD Architect to construct a series of planning and marketing solutions. 3D Design Bureau produced both verified view montages and architectural CGIs for the Harold’s Cross development which were submitted as part of the planning application and for marketing purposes.

Architectural CGI of Harold's Cross SHD
Architectural CGI of Harold’s Cross SHD

Full project details:

Project name: Strategic Housing development, Harold’s Cross

Site location:  St. Clare’s Convent and No. 115-119 Harold’s Cross Road, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6W

Planning stage: Planning submitted

Planning documents: Development website – An Bord Pleanála

Floor area: 16182 m2

Site area: 1.7 hectares

Storeys: 6

Units: 197

Blocks: 3

Architectural CGI of Harold's Cross SHD
Architectural CGI of Harold’s Cross SHD

Development team:

DeveloperMarlet Property Group Limited is a diverse property group founded by Patrick Crean in 2014. The company has grown to become one of Ireland’s largest property development companies.

Architect: BKD Architects is one of Ireland’s leading architectural practices and has been a key player in the provision of innovative and professional architectural design services for over fifty years. They are based in Dublin 2, Ireland.

Planning consultant: John Spain Associates was established in 1996 by John Spain. Based in heart of Dublin’s central business district with associate offices in London, Manchester and Leeds in the United Kingdom. They a wide range of professional services throughout Ireland in the areas of planning, development and environment.

Consulting engineer: O’Connor Sutton Cronin produce fully engineered, quality designs that will bring cost security to projects. They are based in Dublin 7.

Mech & elec engineer: Metec Consulting Engineers have worked on many mixed-use commercial and residential developments across a wide range of engineering fields. They are based Bray, Wicklow.

Main contractor: Walls Construction was established over 60 years ago and is one of Ireland’s leading building contractors. They are based in Dublin 17.

CGI consultants: 3D Design Bureau are specialists in Architectural Visualisation, BIM and VR – Delivering Quality Design Planning and Marketing Solutions. For this project, Team 3DDB created a series of architectural CGIs and verified view montages. All images were used for planning and marketing purposes. They are based in Dublin 4, Ireland.